Stories tagged: Pool
Wed., July 26, 2017, 5 a.m.
Spokane pool sharks pursue trip to Vegas championships
Spokane’s deep talent pool puts local billiards players on the road to Las Vegas for a shot at national championship.
UPDATED: Mon., July 3, 2017, 8:39 p.m.
Spokane nurse saves woman from drowning in Maui
A woman’s vacation turned out to be less relaxing than expected, when the Spokane nurse saved a woman from drowning in Maui.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 8:26 a.m.
Man who doesn’t know how to swim rescues boy in hotel pool
Police say a Pennsylvania man who doesn’t know how to swim jumped in and rescued a boy from drowning in a pool at a New Jersey hotel.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
Gonzaga takes healthy approach with big center Karnowski
Opponents looking for Przemek Karnowski’s flaws might want to scrutinize his form on a yoga mat.
Mon., Sept. 19, 2016
Swimmers hope to cover Spokane’s Witter Pool for year-round use
On the last day of swimming at Witter Pool earlier this month dozens of people turned out, arms flashing and feet fluttering as they swam laps up and down the …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, 1:57 p.m.
Philadelphia tells residents: Don’t swim in dumpster pools
Philadelphia is urging residents not to swim in dumpsters after a rented trash bin was filled with fire hydrant water and transformed into a pool.
Tue., July 26, 2016, 4:46 p.m.
Liberty Aquatic Center closed Sunday after assault, harassment of employees
Liberty Aquatic Center in the East Central neighborhood was closed Sunday after reports of an assault and harassment directed against pool employees caused some to fear returning to work.
Sat., July 2, 2011
As funds run dry, so does Millwood pool
For the first time in more than 57 years, the Millwood City Park wading pool remains dry. Based on a recent decision made during a June 16 city staff meeting, …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2007
Splashy mosaic gives pool new life
The varicolored greens of a tropical sea teeming with aquatic life make a brilliant backsplash to Jan and Tim Taylor’s backyard pool. Jan Taylor, a watercolor artist and retired business …